GIGA Working Papers

GIGA researchers publish their findings from ongoing projects in the GIGA Working Papers Series. These papers have gone through an internal review process, and many appear as articles in journals at a later stage.
The Politics of Senatorial Confirmations: A Comparative Study of Argentina and Brazil
Leany Barreiro / Mariana LLanos

The Politics of Senatorial Confirmations: A Comparative Study of Argentina and Brazil

GIGA Working Paper, No. 22, May 2006

A Paradox of Plenty? Rent Distribution and Political Stability in Oil States
Matthias Basedau / Wolfram Lacher

A Paradox of Plenty? Rent Distribution and Political Stability in Oil States

GIGA Working Paper, No. 21, April 2006

Economic Growth and Poverty: Does Formalisation of Informal Enterprises Matter?
Esther K. Ishengoma / Robert Kappel

Economic Growth and Poverty: Does Formalisation of Informal Enterprises Matter?

GIGA Working Paper, No. 20, April 2006

Guatemala in the 1980s: A Genocide Turned into Ethnocide?
Anika Oettler

Guatemala in the 1980s: A Genocide Turned into Ethnocide?

GIGA Working Paper, No. 19, March 2006

Towards a Dynamic Model of the Interplay Between International Institutions
Howard Loewen

Towards a Dynamic Model of the Interplay Between International Institutions

GIGA Working Paper, No. 17, February 2006

Neopatrimonialism Revisited – Beyond a Catch-All Concept
Gero Erdmann / Ulf Engel

Neopatrimonialism Revisited – Beyond a Catch-All Concept

GIGA Working Paper, No. 16, February 2006

Challenging Party Hegemony: Identity Work in China’s Emerging Virreal Places
Karsten Giese

Challenging Party Hegemony: Identity Work in China’s Emerging Virreal Places

GIGA Working Paper, No. 14, January 2006

Factionalism in Political Parties: An Analytical Framework for Comparative Studies
Patrick Köllner / Matthias Basedau

Factionalism in Political Parties: An Analytical Framework for Comparative Studies

GIGA Working Paper, No. 12, December 2005

Global Health Governance: Conflicts on Global Social Rights
Wolfgang Hein / Lars Kohlmorgen

Global Health Governance: Conflicts on Global Social Rights

GIGA Working Paper, No. 07, August 2005

Context Matters – Rethinking the Resource Curse in Sub-Saharan Africa
Matthias Basedau

Context Matters – Rethinking the Resource Curse in Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper, No. 01, May 2005

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